It’s back! Join the entire Inside Texas staff as they sort through what they’re looking for this week in the college football landscape, the Big 12, and in Austin.
For seniors Naashon Hughes and Poona Ford, one a Texan and another a South Carolinian, their lives were linked together through the sport of football. Hughes was recruited to Texas by Mack Brown, while Ford was a late addition to Charlie Strong’s first class at Texas.
Last availability of the preseason (and August):
Now that the Texas two-deep has been released (Shane Buechele is the starter “today”, according to Tom Herman), then we can begin to daydream prior to Saturday’s 11 a.m. kickoff against Maryland.
Practice reports right now are telling the story of an offense lacking a clear identity. The players on the roster suggest that this team should probably be most comfortable operating as a spread passing team but they are currently working every week against what’s quite possibly the most lethal anti-spread passing defense in the league.
Both Todd Orlando and Tim Beck were available Wednesday afternoon to talk about camp and preview Maryland.
The Longhorns and their 18 man class are currently ranked #2 in the 24-7 2018 composite and the staff has done an elite job recruiting thus far.
Football is a game of many different things. Toughness, attitude, and strength are some of the most popular descriptors. Emotion usually finds its way in there as well, especially in the realm of college football.
A few tips on our opponent and their personnel that will make you the smartest person at your game watch.
Eric Nahlin provides his thoughts on the official depth chart released by Texas on Monday.